Camping

Our Campgrounds opened on March 24, 2017. 

 

Hilgard's Campsite

Our campground is open from Memorial Day weekend (May 26) to the middle of October, but may be extended depending on the weather.



















Camping Fee (does NOT include gate fee):

Primitive (no electric)

$10.00 per day/per tent           

Electric (1 camper & 1 tent or 2 tents per site)                  

$20.00 per day/per site

RULES:  

      - Maximum of 4 adults and no more than 4 children per electric site.

- Quiet time is 10:00 PM weekdays and 11:00 PM on weekends; no loud and/or offensive music, loud noise or yelling after quiet hours.

- All camp sites must be kept clean and trash must be placed in the dumpster

- No parking in allowed in the campground except during loading/unloading; all vehicles MUST park along the fence line across from the campground.

- No loud offensive music or language.   Please remember there are families with children present. 

- Absolutely no guests or arrivals after 10:00 PM.

- No glass bottles or containers near the swimming area, campgrounds or fishing lake. Please protect the environment and place all your trash in the dumpster.  

- You MUST clean up after your pet(s) or service animal(s).  Anyone found not cleaning up after their pet(s) or service animal(s) will be asked to leave without a refund.


AMENITIES:

- There are 16 electric campsites are available.  NOTE:  Four may NOT have pets.

- There is no direct connection for water or sewage.

- Water hydrants are available to fill up tanks.

- Dump station available. Ask for current situation of dump station.

- Bathhouse with hot showers.

- Firewood available for $5.00 a bundle.

- Ice available for $3.50 a bag.

ALL PETS MUST BE ON A LEASH AND ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE SWIMMING/BEACH AREA OR IN THE SWIMMING POND.  

To check campsite availability, please see the Calendar tab, hover over the selection "Electric Campsite Availability" on the date you are searching for and a small screen will pop up with site availability.  If there is no selection "Electric Campsite Availability" on the date you are requesting then all sites are available on that date.  NOTE:  The calendar ONLY reflects reserved sites and does NOT reflect walk-ins.  Do not click on the selection "Electric Campsite Availability" as you will receive an error code.  

For a reservation form, click here, complete the form and mail the payment and form to "American Legion, PO Box 124, Belleville, IL  62222."  Reservation payment MUST be made at least seven (7) days prior to the reservation date.  Checks should be made payable to "American Legion Post 58."  Campsites will only be reserved upon receipt of full payment and a reservation form.  

NOTE:  Holiday weekends require a three (3) night minimum stay and paid in full deposit at the time of the reservation.